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UK survey reveals lack of breastfeeding peer support for millions of mothers

UK survey reveals lack of breastfeeding peer support for millions of mothers

Millions of mothers are missing out on valuable peer support that encourages breastfeeding, accordin

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High-fat oil and low-paid farmers: the cost of our coconut craze

High-fat oil and low-paid farmers: the cost of our coconut craze

(From previous issue) And what of coconut oil's myriad other medicinal claims? Insufficient e

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Think you're self-aware? Think again

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Decolonising the curriculum

Decolonising the curriculum

Will the BJP government be content with just some platitudes about golden-age flying chariots? Tw

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Back to the classroom

Back to the classroom

Evidence-based policing is gaining credibility by the day — India’s police force must be exposed to

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How the privileged prevent other people's children from doing well

Over the past generation, members of the college-educated class have

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Sacred science

India is this wonderland of ancient wisdom and purity, where

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Jared Kushner, the Prince

By Frank Bruni

On Monday, Jared Kushner is set to appear before the

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Homestead gardening

Expanded cultivation of vegetables on homesteads has changed lives of

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Gold smuggling knows no end

Import policy yet to be announced

Gold smuggling knows no end

News Report Customs at Sylhet's Osmani International Airport confiscated 3.5kg of gold that was smuggled into the country aboard a flight from Abu Dhabi on Sunday. Acting on a tip-off, customs searched the airplane and found 30 gold bars wrapped in tape. The market value of the gold is nearly Tk 20 million. Smuggling of gold has been increasing through Dhaka, Chittagong airports and sea ports. The government...  read more>>

69 pc pass HSC, equivalent exams

37,969 get GPA-5

69 pc pass HSC, equivalent examsThe results of this year's Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent  read more>>

Plots won't yield any result: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said Bangladesh will be  read more>>

One dead, 4 missing in landslides

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